Who doesn’t love a little indulgence once in a while? A glass of post-dinner port in front of a crackling fireplace; the freshest scrambled eggs and country-baked bread you’ve ever tasted for brekky; beautiful brass beds and fresh white sheets. If this sounds like your sort of holiday, the Murray River, Lakes and Coorong has a number of romantic little B&Bs where your hosts are more often than not the owners. These B&Bs are the perfect base from which to explore by day, unwind at night.
Mannum House Bed and Breakfast is located twenty metres from the Murray River with magnificent views. This one hundred year old stone cottage has been tastefully renovated and extended to cater for more than one group at a time. It is within easy walking distance to all that Mannum has to offer, including river cruising, shopping, good eating places, museums, golfing and many others.Visit website
Muntiri Eco Lodge offers cottage accommodation set adjacent to 175 acres of private conservation park and overlooks 100 acres of cropping paddock. Perfect for bird lovers or, well, just lovers! It is an easy hours drive from the Old Toll Gate in Adelaide.
Muntiri Lodge is a delightful rammed-earth cottage that has been constructed to the finest ecological principals to sit in harmony with its surroundings. It has an airy open plan with a large living area and a master bed room hidden behind a rammed earth modesty wall. A separate (twin) bed room, bathroom and laundry complete the accommodation.
Furniture built from sustainable plantation hardwoods has been selected to enhance the natural beauty of the building. Interiors have been thoughtfully designed to create a harmonious, luxurious and romantic ambience which has been completed with fine linen, quality bedding and the personal touches of your hosts.
The thermal mass of rammed earth keeps the cottage cooler in summer and warmer in winter. Rainwater, a log fire, gas hob and oven provide your personal comforts and the whole property is off-grid and self-sufficient in electricity and services adequate for your personal needs and essential services.Visit website
Peechabella Vineyards Bed & Breakfast is tucked away on a picturesque vineyard in the premium wine producing region of Langhorne Creek.
This century-old stone dairy has private and secluded views of vineyards, lawns, and gardens dotted with old Red River Gums. It is very quiet, and offers light, airy, and spacious accommodation.
The cottage is only three kilometres from the village of Langhorne Creek and its local shop, country pub, and a dozen wineries, some serving lunch. It’s only ten minutes to Strathalbyn, 20 minutes to Mount Barker, and 30 minutes to Hahndorf with its food, souvenirs, fresh fruit stalls, and delightful Beerenberg Farm. It is also only 30 minutes to Goolwa, where the Southern Ocean roars onto the beach, and Port Elliot and Victor Harbor.
The peace and tranquillity at Peechabella are priceless, and have been attracting travellers from around the world for 15 years.
River's End Retreat is nestled in the crook of the final bend of the Murray before it joins the Coorong and rolls out to sea. We enjoy uninterrupted views of the river and the Hindmarsh Island bridge.
Our Retreat offers small discerning groups an immersive local experience - steeped in history with five opulently appointed guest rooms - each with en-suites. Jamie and Trudy are your knowledgable and friendly hosts - she, the food maestro will keep you deliciously full and he, "mr organisation pants" will make sure you have as much, or as little to do as you wish!
Goolwa, the gateway to Stormboy country boasts birdlife, steam trains, paddle steamers, farmers markets, distiller/brewery and wines on the foreshore, and in every direction nearby. River and ocean activities abound.... or never leave the comfort of the large limestone walls and swim, bocce, read, recline... and relax.Visit website
Rose Eden House is a Beautiful Heritage House built in 1876 and has been fully restored to its former beauty. The House consists of 4 Suites. Each Suite has its own lounge, 1 bedroom with a King Size bed, the huge bathroom has a double spa and vanities as well as a large shower. The Suite also has its own kitchen, where we put provisions for a cooked breakfast for each morning of your stay. The Suites also have fully ducted heating/cooling. The property has a Swimming Pool, BBQ area, extensive gardens, secured parking and is situated just a short stroll to the wharf area.Visit website
SunnyBrook Bed and Breakfast is situated at Tungkillo in the beautiful Adelaide Hills, about an hour's drive from Adelaide city. Choose from Thirsk (One bedroom) or Heswall (two bedroom) which overlook the Baker Creek and provide spectacular views across the valley with majestic river gums and abundant wildlife. The units are self contained with complete privacy. Evening meals can be arranged and are served in the homestead's private dining room. SunnyBrook is an ideal base to visit many places of interest with its close proximity to the Barossa Valley, River Murray and numerous other Adelaide Hills attractions.
Thalia Getaway is private self-contained luxury accommodation for couples, and can accommodate up to 6 people with two queen size beds and two single beds. Located 8km out of Murray Bridge on the Adelaide side of the Murray River.
The Villa is on 6 acres over looking the flood plains of the Murray River. Surrounded by 100 year-old peppercorn trees, pines and gums, it offers an unusual retreat from modern lifestyle.
Thalia offers a blend of country living with the luxury of modern comforts. The house has been extensively renovated with modern kitchen, Luxury bathroom (with double bath), reverse cycle ducted air conditioning and wood fires, but still retaining its charm of yesterday.
Provisions for a generous cooked and continental breakfast is provided, a long with a complimentary bottle of Langhorne Creek wine for your arrival.
It was one of the first farms in the area settled in the late 1800’s.
A stroll around the property gives a glimpse of years gone by, a time when people were more self-sufficient with fruit trees, citrus, and olive trees.Visit website
The Creek Cottage is a tastefully renovated, historic limestone cottage, nestled in the township of Langhorne Creek - offering a great escape. Ideally located for guests to discover the region's cellar doors or wander around the Fleurieu Peninsula.
The cottage features two queen size rooms, large living area, sitting room, modern kitchen and relaxing outdoor area. The shady garden is beautifully landscaped, bordered at the back of property with vineyards. Breakfast provisions are provided along with a fully equipped kitchen and gas barbecue on the patio.
The generous living area features contemporary furnishings complimented by a flat screen television, DVD player and an iPod dock. Ideal surroundings in which to unwind after a day of meandering around the regions cellar doors.
Langhorne Creek is an easy one hour drive from Adelaide and is great place for guests to base themselves whilst touring Langhorne Creek and the Fleurieu Peninsula. Closer than you think!Visit website
The Rabbiter's Hut is an simplistic and unpretentious restored rural cottage using the the Australian modern corrugated iron and materials from the property.
An hours drive from Adelaide, The Rabbiter's Hut is located on the picturesque property of Tinline Park in the Eastern Ranges of the Adelaide Hills.
Guests are able to to relax and experience country life by unwinding on the verandah or by the fire with that perfect glass of shiraz and a good book.
The unique Rabbiter's Shed provides the perfect entertaining area where one can taste a good slow cooked roast lamb from the paddock to the plate. To linger over a long lunch on the hand crafted red gum table from the property is the perfect way to spend time with friends or family.
Gourmet Breakfast consisting of bacon from the local Butcher, fresh farm eggs, home made bread, home made muesli, condiments, tea, coffee and milk will be supplied for 2 nights and more stay.
Continental Breakfast supplied for 1 night stay.
Further provision can be made by arrangement.
Explore The Surrounds.
The Lavender Trail runs through the property providing the enthused bush walker to take in many sites of the trail.
M?- mysterious, mighty, Murray, mouth, museli, milo, milk or munchies? Call in and ask us about the real name of our 1850's riverside cottage. Built by Captain Johnson (the first riverboat captain to reach Albury before 1860) for one of his engineers, our cottage stands on the highest point of the Murray Riverbank. Relax and enjoy the superb river view from the balcony adjoining your room. Two queen size bedrooms, each with its own ensuite have been purpose built for your pleasure. Breakfast is served in the sunroom, or weather permitting, on the Poop deck with magnificent views from the Hindmarsh Island Bridge to the Goolwa Barrage.